Acacia Subsidiary Acquires Patents for GPS Technology from a Fortune 100 Company by EON


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									Acacia Subsidiary Acquires Patents for GPS
Technology from a Fortune 100 Company
June 15, 2010 06:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time  

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Acacia Research Corporation (Nasdaq:ACTG)
announced today that a subsidiary has acquired patents for GPS technology from a Fortune 100 company.

"As Acacia's licensing success grows, an increasing number of major technology companies are selecting us as their
partner for the licensing of their patented technologies," commented Paul Ryan, Acacia Chairman and CEO. "Acacia
is rapidly becoming the leader in technology licensing and we continue to grow our base of future revenues by adding
new patent portfolios," concluded Mr. Ryan.

This patented technology generally relates to interference identification and mitigation in GPS receivers, such as those
found in various mobile devices (e.g., mobile phones, personal navigation devices, etc.) and other consumer and
commercial applications.


Acacia Research’s subsidiaries partner with inventors and patent owners, license the patents to corporate users, and
share the revenue. Acacia Research’s subsidiaries control over 150 patent portfolios, covering technologies used in a
wide variety of industries.

Information about Acacia Research is available at and

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This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the “safe harbor” provisions
of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.These statements are based upon our current
expectations and speak only as of the date hereof.Our ability to become the licensing partner for companies,
and our actual results may differ materially and adversely from those expressed in any forward-looking
statements as a result of various factors and uncertainties, including the recent economic slowdown
affecting technology companies, theability to successfully develop licensing programs and attract new
business, rapid technological change in relevantmarkets, changes in demand for current and future
intellectual property rights, legislative, regulatory and competitive developments addressing licensing and
enforcement of patents and/or intellectual property in general, and general economic conditions.Our Annual
Report on Form 10-K, recent and forthcoming Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, recent Current Reports on
Forms 8-K and 8-K/A, and other SEC filings discuss some of the important risk factors that may affect our
business, results of operations and financial condition.We undertake no obligation to revise or update
publicly any forward-looking statements for any reason.

Acacia Research Corporation
Rob Stewart
Investor Relations
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Fax: 949-480-8301


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